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Roger Stone ‘not concerned’ he failed to tell Congress about 2016 Russia contact

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) - Roger Stone says he is not concerned that he neglected to tell to congressional investigators about a meeting he held with a Russian national offering dirt on Hillary Clinton, despite being asked about foreign contacts,   ... Read More

Melania Trump ‘hates to see’ families separated at border, hopes for immigration reform

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Melania Trump, who typically shies away from the political spotlight, waded into the controversial immigration debate when her office released a statement Sunday saying she “hates to see children separated from their families.”

The first   ... Read More

Democratic lawmakers meet detained asylum seekers on Father’s Day, call for end to family separation policy

John Moore/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) --   A group of Democratic lawmakers toured an immigration detention facility in New Jersey Sunday, meeting with detained asylum seekers who have been separated from their families under the Trump administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy.

"Today,   ... Read More

Bannon says Trump never lies to the American people, he ‘speaks in a particular vernacular’

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said that to his knowledge, President Donald Trump has never lied to the American people.

Bannon was responding to ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl   ... Read More

Bannon says Trump is trying to be a ‘peacemaker’ with North Korea but is being ‘vilified’

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump's former chief strategist said the president is trying to make peace with North Korea but is getting unfairly "vilified" following his summit with Kim Jong Un.

"President Trump is trying to   ... Read More

Bannon says it’s not necessary to justify separating kids, parents at border

Scott Olson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said President Donald Trump doesn’t need to “justify” the policy of separating children from parents who are caught illegally crossing the southern U.S. border because it is   ... Read More

Trump to be ‘special guest’ during House GOP Immigration Conference

Leon Neal/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump will be making a rare trip up Pennsylvania Avenue next week as a "special guest" at an additional House GOP Member Conference meeting to talk about immigration, a GOP source confirmed.

News of   ... Read More

Trump taps Kathy Kraninger to head Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump plans to nominate Kathy Kraninger to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the White House announced Saturday.

Kraninger currently works under Mick Mulvaney at the Office of Management and Budget. Mulvaney has been working   ... Read More

Cartoonist fired for being critical of Trump: ‘They’ve not silenced me’

iStock/Thinkstock(PITTSBURGH) -- When Rob Rogers met with human resources representatives of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette this week, he didn't expect to be fired right then and there.

Rogers, 59, had been the editorial cartoonist for the daily newspaper in Pittsburgh   ... Read More

Trump says US policy separating migrant families is law. It’s not.

John Moore/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Donald Trump told reporters on Friday, when asked about separating migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border: "I hate the children being taken away. The Democrats have to change their law. That's their law."

No, it's   ... Read More

Rich Alaskan donor gave $250K to Trump after EPA reversed decision on Pebble Mine

Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News/MCT via Getty Images(BRISTOL BAY, Alaska) -- A wealthy activist who has funded efforts to block a proposed mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay donated $250,000 to President Donald Trump's re-election effort six weeks after the administration   ... Read More

Special counsel remains interested in Cohen, grand jury witness says

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A former member of the Ukrainian parliament who appeared before special counsel Robert Mueller's grand jury last week has told ABC News that, based on the questioning, he believes prosecutors probing Russian meddling in   ... Read More

EPA sends rollback of Obama water protection rule to White House

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers have sent a proposal to revise an Obama administration rule intended to protect bodies of water to the White House for review, a move that could roll back   ... Read More

FBI has obtained encrypted messages from Michael Cohen’s phones: Prosecutors

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Federal prosecutors in New York have introduced a new element in the case surrounding the FBI’s April raids on the properties of President Donald Trump’s long-time personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen —   ... Read More

Parents face $132,000 claim after kid knocks over sculpture

ABC News(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) -- Parents of a 5-year-old Kansas boy were hit with a $132,000 bill after their son knocked over an art sculpture on display at a local community center.

Surveillance video captured the little boy reaching   ... Read More

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Roger Stone ‘not concerned’ he failed to tell Congress about 2016 Russia contact

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) - Roger Stone says he is not concerned that he neglected to tell to congressional investigators about a meeting he held with a Russian national offering dirt on Hillary Clinton, despite being asked about foreign contacts,   ... Read More

Melania Trump ‘hates to see’ families separated at border, hopes for immigration reform

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Melania Trump, who typically shies away from the political spotlight, waded into the controversial immigration debate when her office released a statement Sunday saying she “hates to see children separated from their families.”

The first   ... Read More

Democratic lawmakers meet detained asylum seekers on Father’s Day, call for end to family separation policy

John Moore/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) --   A group of Democratic lawmakers toured an immigration detention facility in New Jersey Sunday, meeting with detained asylum seekers who have been separated from their families under the Trump administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy.

"Today,   ... Read More

Bannon says Trump never lies to the American people, he ‘speaks in a particular vernacular’

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said that to his knowledge, President Donald Trump has never lied to the American people.

Bannon was responding to ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl   ... Read More

Bannon says Trump is trying to be a ‘peacemaker’ with North Korea but is being ‘vilified’

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump's former chief strategist said the president is trying to make peace with North Korea but is getting unfairly "vilified" following his summit with Kim Jong Un.

"President Trump is trying to   ... Read More

Bannon says it’s not necessary to justify separating kids, parents at border

Scott Olson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said President Donald Trump doesn’t need to “justify” the policy of separating children from parents who are caught illegally crossing the southern U.S. border because it is   ... Read More

Trump to be ‘special guest’ during House GOP Immigration Conference

Leon Neal/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump will be making a rare trip up Pennsylvania Avenue next week as a "special guest" at an additional House GOP Member Conference meeting to talk about immigration, a GOP source confirmed.

News of   ... Read More

Trump taps Kathy Kraninger to head Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump plans to nominate Kathy Kraninger to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the White House announced Saturday.

Kraninger currently works under Mick Mulvaney at the Office of Management and Budget. Mulvaney has been working   ... Read More

Cartoonist fired for being critical of Trump: ‘They’ve not silenced me’

iStock/Thinkstock(PITTSBURGH) -- When Rob Rogers met with human resources representatives of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette this week, he didn't expect to be fired right then and there.

Rogers, 59, had been the editorial cartoonist for the daily newspaper in Pittsburgh   ... Read More

Trump says US policy separating migrant families is law. It’s not.

John Moore/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Donald Trump told reporters on Friday, when asked about separating migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border: "I hate the children being taken away. The Democrats have to change their law. That's their law."

No, it's   ... Read More

Rich Alaskan donor gave $250K to Trump after EPA reversed decision on Pebble Mine

Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News/MCT via Getty Images(BRISTOL BAY, Alaska) -- A wealthy activist who has funded efforts to block a proposed mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay donated $250,000 to President Donald Trump's re-election effort six weeks after the administration   ... Read More

Special counsel remains interested in Cohen, grand jury witness says

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A former member of the Ukrainian parliament who appeared before special counsel Robert Mueller's grand jury last week has told ABC News that, based on the questioning, he believes prosecutors probing Russian meddling in   ... Read More

EPA sends rollback of Obama water protection rule to White House

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers have sent a proposal to revise an Obama administration rule intended to protect bodies of water to the White House for review, a move that could roll back   ... Read More

FBI has obtained encrypted messages from Michael Cohen’s phones: Prosecutors

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Federal prosecutors in New York have introduced a new element in the case surrounding the FBI’s April raids on the properties of President Donald Trump’s long-time personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen —   ... Read More

Parents face $132,000 claim after kid knocks over sculpture

ABC News(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) -- Parents of a 5-year-old Kansas boy were hit with a $132,000 bill after their son knocked over an art sculpture on display at a local community center.

Surveillance video captured the little boy reaching   ... Read More

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